Found February 18, 2013 on STLSportsMinute:
As the Missouri Tigers prepare to take on the No. 5 ranked Florida Gators on Tuesday night, head basketball coach Frank Haith might need to post speed limit signs from the Mizzou bench for junior point guard Phil Pressey to take notice each possession. It might caution the energetic point guard and cause him to calm down a little and allow the game to come to him. There is a valuable lesson to be learned from several of Mizzou's recent SEC losses; Pressey must not try and take over the game by himself. He must limit the unnecessary dribbling and quickly hoisted jump shots. With more emphasis on doing what Pressey does best, which is accomplished when he is being the crafty playmaker he is by creating easy buckets for his teammates, Mizzou is drastically a better team. As Mizzou prepares to take on Florida on Super Tuesday with ESPN in the house, the Tigers and Pressey will need to play much better than the first time around.. Mizzou needs to do these four things if the Tigers...

No. 5 Florida can't contain Mizzou's rally in loss

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) -- Florida let Missouri hang around just long enough for the Tigers to finally take advantage. The fifth-ranked Gators lead most of the game and held a 13-point advantage in the second half before the Tigers rallied for the win. Trailing by three, Florida had one last chance, but Mike Rosario's 3-pointer from the corner missed and Missouri walked away with...

NZ’s Matchup of the Day

Scottie Wilbekin and #5 Florida vs Phil Pressey and Missouri #5 – Scottie Wilbekin – 6’2” 176 – Jr. Stats: 31.6 MPG, 9.4 PPG, 46.8 FG%, 37 3PT%, 5.5 APG, 2.9 RPG, 1.6 SPG Breakdown: Scottie Wilbekin has been the breakout player of the year in the SEC, and has developed into one of the [...]
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